Aye Write 2015: Wee Write! Family Day, Saturday 7 March, 2015

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Family Fun Day on 7 March is part of Wee Write!, book festival for children and young people. It includes ticketed events such as It’s Katie Morag with Mairi Hedderwick, the Diary of a Wimpy Kid Show and a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party alongside a host of free sessions and drop-in activities for kids and their grown ​ups, and a series of workshops for young people.

Ticketed events are on sale now

Bookings are open NOW for Wee Write! Family Day at the Mitchell Library.

Online booking and further information

All ticketed events cost £5 per person (adult or child) and are subject to a transaction fee*. Babies under 12 months do not require a ticket but please let us know in advance if you are bringing a young baby to a session by phoning 0141 353 8000.


Early Years

Glasgow 1,2,3 (10 – 11am)
Rebecca Colby; There was a Wee Lassie Who Swallowed a Midgie (10-11am)
Toddler’s Tales – Guess How Much I Love You? (11.30am – 12.30pm)
Debi Gliori; Tobermory Cat 1,2,3 (11.45am – 12.45pm)
Play and Share (1-2pm)
Dads Rock the Mitchell (1.30-2.30pm)

Ages 4+

The Dinosaur that Pooped a … Show (10 – 11am)
I Hate Books Puppet Show (10.30 – 11.30am)
Gill Arbuthnot; What Makes You, You (11.30am – 12.30pm)
Mairi Hedderwick; It’s Katie Morag (11.45am – 12.45pm)
Priya Kharbanda; Harriot McDougall and the Greedy Gannet (12.15 – 1.15pm)
The Wimpy Kid Show (1.30 – 2.30pm)
Emily McKenzie; Ralfy Rabbit, Book Burglar (1.30 – 2.30pm)
Monkey’s Journey – Chinese for Kids (2.45 – 3.45pm)
Aidan Moffat; The Lavender Blue Dress (3.15 – 3.45pm)
Mad Hatter’s Tea Party (3.30 – 4.30pm)

Young adults (12+)

Comic Workshops (3 different sessions at 11am, 1pm and 3pm)
Stanley Odd – Rap ‘n’ Rhyme (12.30 – 1.30pm)
Coderdojo (3-4pm) Free Session

Free Events throughout the day

Including Bounce & Rhyme, Gaelic Bookbug, Play Talk Read Bus and Infant Massage
(Events are limited capacity)

*Please note both adults and children attending a ticketed event must have a ticket, with the exception of children under 12 months old.
Each event ticket costs £5 and is subject to a transaction fee.

Book online

You can also book at: Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, up to and including 6 March, and at the Mitchell Library on the day. Early booking is recommended to avoid disappointment.

Full details

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This section: Aye Write! Glasgow's Book Festival 2015, Books, Talks, Poetry and Creative Writing Events, Kids and young people

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